Projects 2017-12-06T16:10:42+00:00

Basic Science Studies

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Chen, TianjiAmer Lung AssnRole of PDLIM5 in the Pathogenesis of Pulmonary Hypertension
Chen, TianjiGileadA protective role of miR-212-5p in pulmonary hypertension
Patel, SaurabhkumarARCoalition LLCmiR-133 Mediated Angiogenesis is Suppressed in Hyperoxia-Induced Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia
Raj, UshaNatl Heart Lung & Blood InstRole of MicroRNA-17-92 and PDLIM5 Signaling in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Reddy, SekharNIH(Natl Institutes of Health)Fra-1/Nrf2 Balance Signaling and Resolution of Inflammatory Lung Injury
Reddy, SekharNIH(Natl Institutes of Health)Role of Nrf2 in Alveolar Epithelial Cell Regeneration During Lung Repair
Reddy, SekharNIH(Natl Institutes of Health)Fra-1 – A20 Signaling and Resolution of Pneumonia-Induced Sepsis
Rivers, AngelaAcetylon Pharmaceuticals IncEffective HUDEP Inhibitors on HbF
Rivers, AngelaNatl Heart Lung & Blood InstMitophagy as Potential Target in Sickle Cell Disease
Zhou, GuofeiNatl Heart Lung & Blood InstRole of microRNA-17-92 and PDLIM5 Signaling in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension

 

Clinical and Pharmaceutical Studies

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Boucher-Berry, ClaudiaUniv of South FLType 1 Diabetes TrialNet Study
Boucher-Berry, ClaudiaEli Lilly & CoA Randomized, Double-Blinded Study with an Open-Label Extension Comparing the Effect of Once-Weekly Dulaglutide with Placebo in Pediatric Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (AWARD-PEDS) H9X-MC-GBG
Choi, DanielColeman FoundationThe Coleman Supportive Oncology Collaborative for Children with Cancer, Cycle 2
Hayani, KarenHarvard School of Public HealthPediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study (PHACS) Data and Operations Center (DOC): Smart
Hoganson, GeorgeIL Dept of Public Health (IDPH)Regionalized Care in the Treatment of Biochemical Genetic Diseases Detected from State of IL Newborn
Hsu, LewisCleveland Clinic FdnParent and Guardian Knowledge of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation as a Treatment for Sickle Cell Disease
Hsu, LewisIcon Clinical Research IncMulticenter, Open-label, Randomized, Pharmacokinetic (PK) and Pharmacodynamic (PD) Dose-Ranging Phase II Study of Ticagrelor Followed by a  Single-Blind, Randomized, Parallel-Group, Placebo-Controlled
Hsu, LewisPfizer IncAn Open-Label Study to Evaluate the Safety and Pharmacokinetics of PF-06412528 in Children 7-17 Years for the Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Chronic Pain B4541006 EMBEDA
Hsu, LewisPfizer IncAn Open-Label Study to Evaluate the Pharmacokinetics and Safety of ALO-02 Extended -Release Capsules in Children and Adolescents 7-17 Years of Age Who Require Opioid Analgesia B4531015 AL-02
Hsu, LewisJoy in ChildhoodBEATS
Hsu, LewisIL Dept of Public Health (IDPH)Medical Services for Newborns and Children with Sickling Hemoglobinopathies
Hsu, LewisinVentivA Three Month Prospective Open Label Study of Therapy With Fragmin (Dalteparin Sodium Injection) in Children With or Without Malignancies and Venous Thromboembolism- Pfister Protocol# A6301094
Hsu, LewisMedical University South Carolina (Prime sponsor: NIH)DISPLACE
John, EuniceChildren’s Hospital of PhiladelphiaChronic Kidney Disease in Children
PillersIL Dept of Public Health (IDPH)University of Illinois Administrative Perinatal Center
PillersGerber FoundationOptimizing Intravenous Protein Nutrition in Premature Infants Using Urine Metabolomics
Schmidt, MaryTons of cancer studies
Smith, ReneeTulane Education Fund (Admin)Pediatric HIV/AIDS Cohort Study- Tulane
Solomon, MarlaM&P Food CommunicationsDreamfields 50 States/ 50 Plates 2013 Health Initiative Individual Award
Srinivasant, NishantUniv of WAPreterm Epo Neuroprotection Trial (PENUT Trial) CCC

 

Community & Population Health Programs & Studies

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Barnes, MichelleChicago (IL) City (Public Schools)Beginnings:  A University Partnership Program -Healthy Steps (PIHV-Prevention Initiative Home Visiting)
Barnes, MichelleAmerican Academy of PediatricsEarly Childhood Education and Medical Homes
Fitzgibbon, MarianAbbott LaboratoriesAbbott Nutrition Research and Development
Fitzgibbon, MarianNIH(Natl Institutes of Health)Mediterranean diet, weight loss, and cognition in obese older adults
Fitzgibbon, MarianNIH(Natl Institutes of Health)Cancer Education and Career Development Program
Klein, JonathanU of MNHealthy Youth Development Prevention Research Center – CASH: Confidential Adolescent Sexual Health Services
Martin, MollyNatl Heart Lung & Blood InstThe Asthma Action at Erie Trial
Martin, MollyNatl Inst of Dental & Craniofacial ResearchCoordinated Oral Health Promotion (CO-OP) Chicago
Solomon, MarlaMedtronic IncDiabetes Care in Schools: An Educational Program for School Nurses and Delegated Care Aids
Shah, ReshmaNatl Inst of Child Health & Human DevelopmentPromoting Early Child Development in Primary Care in Low Income Families
Shah, ReshmaSDBPSit Down and Play
Van Voorhees, BenjaminNatl Inst of Mental HealthPrimary Care Internet-based Depression Prevention For Adolescents (Catch-It)
Van Voorhees, BenjaminUS Dept of Health & Human Services (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services)University of Illinois CHECK (Coordination of Healthcare for Complex Kids)

 

Partner Research Programs

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BaynardLurie (Prime); NIHThe pro-inflammatory effects of acute exercise in children with sickle cell anemia
Boucher-Berry, ClaudiaLurie Children’s (NIH)Effectiveness of an e-health intervention
Chau, FelixNovartis Pharmaceuticals CorpA Randomized, Controlled Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Ranibizumab Compared with Laser Therapy for the Treatment of Infants Born Prematurely with Retinopathy of Prematurity
Dudek, StevenNatl Heart Lung & Blood InstCortactin in Regulation of Pulmonary Vascular Permeability
Gordeuk, VictorUniv of PittsburghA Phase IIb Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo Controlled Multi-Center Study Assess the Safety, Tolerability and Efficacy of Riociguat in Patients with SCD (STERIO-SCD)
Gordeuk, VictorGlobal Blood TherapeuticsA Phase 3 Double Blind Randomized Placebo Controlled Multi Center Study of GBT440 Administered Orally to Patients with Sickle Cell Disease
Gordeuk, VictorIncyteA Phase 1 Open-Label, Dose-Escalation Study to Evaluate Safety, Pharmacokinetic and Biological Activity of INCB059872 in Subjects with Sickle Cell Disease
Gordeuk, VictorinVentivA Phase 1B, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Study to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability, Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics of PF-04447943, Co-Aministered with and Wwithout Hydroxyurea
Gordeuk, VictorGlobal Blood TherapeuticsA Phase 2A open Label, Multiple Dose Study Evaluate the Pharmacokinetics, Safety, Tolerability and Exploratory Treatment of GBT440 in Adolescents with SCD- Part B
Gordeuk, VictorGlobal Blood TherapeuticsA Phase 2A Open Label, Single Dose Study to Evaluate the Pharmacokinetics, Safety, tolerability and Exploratory Treatment of GBT440 in Adolescents with SCD- Part A
Gordeuk, VictorNIH(Natl Institutes of Health)Improving Sickle Cell Care in Adolescents and Adults in Chicago
Hynes, DeniseChicago Community TrustChicago Area Patient Centered Outcomes Research Network (CAPriCORN)
Johnson, JeremyUS Dept of Agriculture (Natl Inst of Food & Agriculture)(fmr CREES)Rosemary as a Food Preservative: Implications for Gastrointestinal Health
Machado, RobertoNatl Heart Lung & Blood InstVascular- Targeted Genomic and Genetic Strategies for Acute Chest Syndrome.
Martin, MollyRush Univ Medical CtrMulti-Clinic Action Trial to Control Hyperglycemia and Hypertension
Martin, MollyRush Univ Medical CtrValue and Mechanisms of Home Visitation in Obesity Interventions for Low-Income Children
Mehta, DollyNIH(Natl Institutes of Health)Mechanisms of endothelial regeneration and resolution of lung vascular injury
Moore, TerryNIH(Natl Institutes of Health)Non-Covalent Nrf2 Activators for the Treatment of Chronic Wounds
Powell, LisaUS Dept of Health & Human Services  (CDC)SIP 14-022 Global and Territorial Health Research Collaborating Center:  Illinois PRC
Royston, ThomasNIH(Natl Institutes of Health)Acquisition of Hyperpolarized Gas System for Lung MR Imaging
Van Voorhees, BenjaminRush Univ Medical CtrParenting Training in Pediatrics Primary Care: A Self-Directed Tablet-Based Approach
Zenk, ShannonNatl Cancer Inst at the NIHEnvironmental Attributes and Weight Control: Study of Over 1.3 Million Veterans